Writing Memoirs and Personal Stories

Event Type: Class
Age Group(s): Adult, 50+, Teen
Date: 3/27/2017
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM
 Discover how to find, sort through, and craft your memories and turn them into a memoir or a “tellable” personal story. Each class in this series stands alone and includes two hours of lecture, writing exercises, and small group discussions.
Following each 2-hour workshop, participants can take part in a 30 minute “Writer’s Roundtable” where they can bring 1-2 pages of written work to read and get feedback from the group.

All participants can get written feedback on their writing via email with Award-Winning Author and Storyteller Kevin Strauss ( On the day of the last session, volunteers can read their work as part of the “Writer’s Read Concert”.

Location: Meeting Room B - 2nd Floor
Registration Ends: 4/17/2017 at 12:00 AM
Other Information:
 For Questions about the Workshops, Contact Kevin Strauss at or 507-993-3411

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

Presenter: Lynette Perry
Status: Closed

We're sorry. The registration deadline was 4/17/2017 at 12:00 AM.